Saturday Aug 16
Dog Days of August showcases K-9 teams
Proxy chased down "bad guys" and Phlirt sniffed for drugs. Bloodhound Daisy Mae located a "missing person," Gipsy attacked a man on the top of his car and Ginko leaped over hurdles during the "Dog Days of August" Saturday at Stratham Hill Park.
What to do? What to do?
The Spirit of Broadway will present "Simply Show Tunes" at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, at the Wells Ogunquit Center at Moody, Route 1, Wells.
Wells police officers latest to get iced for ALS
S RESEARCH AND PREVENTION. "As the Wells Police Benevolent Association we've gotten together $250 from that and then we're going to be donating as well and then each officer is also contributing a little."
York Hospital offers 3D mammography
York Hospital's Breast Care Center began offering 3D mammography in both its York and Wells, Maine, locations beginning mid-July.
Switzer wins 5 at Scarborough, 3 at Topsham
Maine Sire Stakes action returned to Scarborough Downs on Saturday as the 3-year-old filly pacing division took center stage with the sophomore gals divided into three splits contested for purses totaling just shy of the $30,000 mark.
Does Wells own kayaks
During the 4th of July weekend, one of my seasonal neighbors, a 31-year-old attorney from Massachusetts, went paddle boarding in Wells Harbor with a friend, the mother of two young children.
Whirling along with The Windmills
I recently attended a performance by The Windmills at Laudholm Farm in Wells, where a sold-out crowd consisting of people of all ages rocked the night away in an antique barn - all enjoying the powerful, soulful music coming from the band.
Warning issued after numerous bear sightings in Wells
Maine Wardens have some tips for residents in Wells after several bears were spotted over the weekend.
Paul D. McGowan
On Sunday, July 27, 2014, Paul Donald McGowan, aged 67, lost the battle with depression and took his own life.
Town manager, police and fire personnel top salary list in Ogunquit
Town Manager Tom Fortier earned the highest salary in Ogunquit in 2013, at $114,660, with nine of the top 10 highest salaries in town paid to members of the police and fire departments.
Where Am I?
Each week this summer, the Coast Star will feature an object or location somewhere from Ogunquit to Arundel.
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Wells man who picked up package he believed held pot to plead guilty
A Wells man, who picked up a FedEx Express package containing what he believed was 22 pounds of marijuana, is expected to plead guilty to two charges related to the incident.
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Referendum on fluoride in drinking water rejected by Arundel selectmen
Arundel will not be one of the towns supporting a question on the November ballot asking voters whether they support removing fluoride from the Kennebunk, Kennebunkport and Wells Water District water supply.